Media Monitor & Video Researcher

Washington, District of Columbia, United States | Tracking | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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American Bridge 21st Century, a progressive research and communications organization dedicated to holding Republicans accountable for their words and actions, is hiring a Media Monitor & Video Researcher to join our Media Monitoring team. This position may initially be remote but will expect to be based in American Bridge 21<sup>st</sup> Century's Washington DC office by January 1, 2022.

 

The Media Monitoring team focuses on monitoring and compiling videos of key Republican targets’ words and actions. The Media Monitoring team works closely with all departments in augmenting existing research and looking for creative ways to use the footage we’ve gathered.  Ideally, all candidates should have a passion for politics, curiosity for research, and the ability to creatively think outside the box.

 

Primary responsibilities include:

  • Write daily bullets on a set list of candidates;
  • Work with the Video Production and Communications teams to create content;
  • Monitor real-time interviews and news coverage;
  • Assist with long-term research dives;
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Ability to work under tight time constraints and on deadline;
  • Self-motivation and proven ability to work independently;
  • Availability for working after typical business hours and on weekends;

Familiarity with media monitoring software and/or video editing with QuickTime, Final Cut Pro, or Windows Movie Maker is encouraged, but not required. On the job training will be provided to the best qualified candidate for this entry level position. 

 

American Bridge 21st Century PAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are welcomed and encouraged to apply. We offer a competitive starting salary of $45,000 for this position and a strong benefits package.

 

American Bridge 21st Century is a union employer. This position is in the bargaining unit.

 

To apply, please follow the link provided and include your cover letter and resume.